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Use of a silicon microsensor for pressure monitoring inside the wound and outcomes on healing.
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PMID:  23299268     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Objective: To ascertain the extent to which pressure within a defined neck compartment could be used as predictor for wound healing. Method: Thirty patients with various head and neck malignancies that were treated surgically, were considered prospectively. In the course of surgery a pressure microsensor was implanted into the defined neck compartment and data were collected over the first 48 hours postoperatively. Logistic regression analysis was used to determine the strength of interfascial pressure (IP) as predictor for wound healing.
J Mejzlik
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wound care     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0969-0700     ISO Abbreviation:  J Wound Care     Publication Date:  2012 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9417080     Medline TA:  J Wound Care     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  589-94     Citation Subset:  N    
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